15-Year-Old Daughter Of U.S. Olympic Sprinter Tyson Gay Shot And Killed

By 10.16.16

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Trinity Gay, 15-year-old daughter of Olympic sprinter Tyson Gay, was reportedly shot and killed early this morning in Lexington, Ky.

According to police, Trinity was shot in the neck during a shootout between two cars at a Cook Out restaurant at around 4 a.m. and was pronounced dead shortly after being taken to a nearby hospital.

Via WKYT

nity Gay, 15, a rising star on the track team at Lafayette High School, and the daughter of Lexington native and Olympian Tyson Gay has died after a shooting at a Lexington restaurant.

The Fayette County Coroner says that Trinity Gay died from her injuries just before 5 a.m. Sunday.

Lexington police say they responded to a call of shots fired at the Cook Out restaurant on South Broadway just before 4 a.m.

Police say people in two cars exchanged gunfire, then drove away.

Officials say Gay was taken to UK Hospital with a gunshot wound to her neck. Police say she was not in either car.

Officers say they have a description of the vehicles involved as a dark colored sports car and a gray Dodge Charger.

Police do have two people as persons of interest in the case they are questioning because their car matched the description of of the Charger.

They are still looking for the other vehicle that was involved.

Tyson Gay is currently on his way back to Lexington

Tragic.

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